Professor Etannibi Alamika

Professor Etannibi Alamika

Department of Sociology

University of Jos , Plateau State. Nigeria.

Second Professor of Criminology in Nigeria & Vice President Nigerian society of Criminology (NSC)

Interests: Development in criminal justice policy and Policing.

NACSP Appointment: Deputy National Patron of National Association of Criminologists and Security Practitioners of Nigeria (NACSP).

“Etannibi E. O. Alemika obtained B.Sc. and M.Sc. Sociology from the University of Ibadan (Nigeria) and M.S. and Ph.D. Criminology from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia (USA). He is currently a Professor of Criminology and Sociology of Law at the University of Jos , in Nigeria. His areas of research include policing, organised crime, security sector reform, conflict studies, and penal administration. He is a member of the editorial board of several international journals, including:

Police Practice and Research
International Journal of Security & Development.
The Australia and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
Organized and Transnational Crime in West Africa, in Heinrich-Boll-Stiftung and Regine Schonenberg (eds.) Alemika, EEO. 2013
Transnational Organized Crime: Analyses of a Global Challenge to Democracy. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag; Alemika, EEO. 2013.
Organised Crime and Governance in West Africa, in EEOAlemika (Ed.)
The impact of organized crime on governance in West Africa. Abuja: Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, pp. 16-34, and Alemika, EEO. 2013.
Criminal victimization, Policing and Governance in Nigeria. Lagos & Abuja: CLEEN Foundation),
Police Practice and Police Research in Africa, Police Practice and Research, 2009: 483–502.
Prof. Alemika was a member of Nigeria’s Presidential Committee on Police Reform (2006); Chairman of the Presidential Committee on Prisons Reform (2005/2006); Member, Committee for the Restructuring of Fire Services in Nigeria (2012). He is a member of several professional associations, including Social Science Academy of Nigeria; Nigerian Society of Criminology; Academy of Criminal Justice Science (USA); American Society of Criminology; Altus Global Alliance and the African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum and the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime.

Currently, he is a Member, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), The Presidency, Abuja.

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